Taxon profile


Black Bryony
Dioscorea communis (L.) Caddick & Wilkin

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Dioscoreales »  family Dioscoreaceae »  genus Dioscorea - yam

Scientific synonyms

Dioscorea canariensis Webb & Berthel.
Smilax rubra Willd.
Tamus baccifera St.-Lag.
Tamus canariensis Willd. ex Kunth
Tamus cirrhosa Hausskn. ex Bornm.
Tamus communis L.
Tamus communis f. subtriloba (Guss.) O. Bolòs & Vigo
Tamus communis subsp. cretica (L.) Nyman
Tamus communis var. cretica (L.) Boiss.
Tamus communis var. subtriloba Guss.


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Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Tamus communis L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Tamus communis]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009

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